It's one theory! This time of year certainly lends itself to organizations allowing their employees to have a Friday afternoon off so that they may drink heavily and gripe about the year that was:
NASBA offices will be closing today at 11:30 am CST. We will reopen Monday, December 17 at 8 am CST
— NASBA (@NASBA) December 14, 2012
There was immediate concern:
@nasba Will scores still be released today????
— Kara Paige Holda (@MintsRGood) December 14, 2012
It's a wonder that they are only taking half a day.